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Can osteoarthritis be caused by being overweight?

My mother is overweight and has recently been diagnosed with osteoarthritis. Will losing weight help in treating her condition?

Can one start showing symptoms of ADHD as an adult?

I have heard that ADHD usually affects a person in childhood. But is it possible for symptoms to surface during adulthood too?

Why was my son given anesthesia for a CT scan?

My son has just been taken in for a CT Scan. He is 3 years old and was given anesthesia for the test. Is it appropriate?

Can three epidurals be a problem?

I am pregnant with my 3 rd child. I have had two C-sections so expecting this to be the same. Will a 3rd epidural be risky?

Could my daughter's forgetfulness be due to lack of sleep?

Lately, my daughter has been having trouble sleeping. This has been happening for a few weeks, and she's been a lot lazier and quite forgetful. Could these two things be related?...

Why is my son not gaining weight?

My son is 15 years old and is still underweight. He eats normally and isn't exactly active. Why is he not gaining any weight?

Why is my daughter having irregular periods?

My daughter is 14 years old and has irregular periods. It is not PCOD and the doctor is unable to tell us the cause of this irregularity. What do you think it could be?

How do patches work for treating drug addiction?

My cousin is addicted to opioids. In the hospital, they actually gave her a patch to help her. What are the patches used on patients suffering from drug addiction? How do they...

Can acupuncture really help with hair loss?

I struggle with hair loss, and I just read that acupuncture might help stimulate my hair's growth. Can acupuncture really help?

Is there any way acupuncture can help treat asthma?

Ever since I delivered my baby, I have been suffering from asthma. I do take medication for it but I am also looking into other therapies that could help. Can acupuncture help...

How is sex addiction treated in men?

Is sex addiction a real problem in some men? How can this be treated?

Is there a permanent treatment for hemorrhoids?

I was diagnosed with hemorrhoids about 6 months back and I have been on medication since then. But I think I feel them coming back. Can this condition be treated for good?

How are shin splints treated in children?

Are shin splints typically treated in children the same way they're treated in adults?

What is clubfoot and how is it treated?

I recently came across a term clubfoot. What is it and how is it treated? Does it always occur at birth or can it develop?

My father had a stroke and needs rehabilitation now. Will a physiatrist be able to help?

My father is 69 years old and suffered a stroke. He is now recovering and needs support. Will a physiatrist be able to help him out?

Is eating a lot of eggs a problem?

I am into weight lifting and I have been advised to consume a lot of eggs. However I feel it is causing me indigestion. Is eating 6-8 eggs a day a problem?

I am having abdominal pain in the right side. What could be wrong?

For the last two days I am having abdominal pain towards my right side. What could be wrong?

Is Kayam churna safe?

My friend recommended kayam churna every night before sleeping. Is there anything I should know before starting?

Why am I having regular indigestion?

I've changed my diet recently to only include whole foods and home-cooked meals. But I still experience frequent indigestion. Why could this be?

I am addicted to eating sugar. What can I do to treat this problem?

I believe I have a sugar addiction. I pretty much eat sugar whenever I can, especially when I'm bored. Is there anything I can do to treat this?

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